Domtar's 2017 Sustainability Report

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Domtar's 2017 Sustainability Report

Sustainability at Domtar is our endeavor to take a longer-term view of creating and preserving value for our shareholders, customers, employees and communities. We do this by seeking a clear understanding of how our operations and products are interconnected with emerging opportunities and risks in the world around us.

Please review Domtar's 2017 Sustainability Report, Working Smart for the Long Term, for our latest sustainability initiatives and progress.

Videos From This Campaign

Content from this campaign

Powerful Pages Puts Books in the Hands of Children
Books hold a special place in our hearts, in our business and, we believe, in children’s hands. That is why Domtar created its Powerful Pages program—to promote literacy by providing books to children who may not otherwise have access to a rich library of stories. This takes many forms, usually through partnerships with other nonprofits that are widely recognized for their...
Aug 17, 2017 9:15 AM ET
More Corporate Sustainability Fluff
While some jaded readers may view claims about sustaining communities as a bunch of corporate fluff, in Domtar’s case it is. Literally. Domtar’s mills in Plymouth, North Carolina, and Ashdown, Arkansas, have decades of papermaking history and an experienced workforce. They are essential pillars of their local economies. And, like many mills across North America, their longterm future...
Aug 15, 2017 9:15 AM ET
Domtar Sustainability: Diapers for Disaster Relief
Among the many everyday products Domtar makes, none may be more essential than our infant diapers and adult incontinence products. While essential, these products can be unaffordable for some families. And, in the midst of a natural disaster, even unavailable. Domtar’s Comfort and Care program, launched in 2016, strives to help alleviate financial and emotional stress on families...
Aug 10, 2017 9:15 AM ET
Domtar Sustainability: Partnering for Safety
Employee engagement is crucial to promoting safe behavior. And what better partner to advance our shared objectives than the United Steelworkers (USW), which represents the majority of Domtar’s unionized employees? Domtar and the USW have built a very collaborative relationship over the years, based on our mutual interest in protecting our employees. This has helped us be more proactive...
Aug 8, 2017 9:15 AM ET
Domtar Sustainability: Industrial Ecology Made Real
A long-time ideal of sustainability has been the concept of industrial ecology—the notion that industrial processes would benefit from mimicking the closed-loop efficiency of a natural ecosystem. Unlike conventional industrial processes, an ecosystem is not a process with a beginning and an end. An ecosystem is a continuous cycle through which materials flow. Domtar’s mill in Windsor,...
Aug 3, 2017 9:15 AM ET